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A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
Vulnerability is the essence of romance. It's the art of being uncalculated, the willingness to look foolish, the courage to say, 'This is me, and I'm interested in you enough to show you my flaws with the hope that you may embrace me for all that I am but, more important, all that I am not.'
Better a witty fool than a foolish wit.
To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent.
It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived.
George S. Patton
We are born weak, we need strength; helpless, we need aid; foolish, we need reason. All that we lack at birth, all that we need when we come to man's estate, is the gift of education.
The foolish man conceives the idea of 'self.' The wise man sees there is no ground on which to build the idea of 'self;' thus, he has a right conception of the world and well concludes that all compounds amassed by sorrow will be dissolved again, but the truth will remain.
Until you're ready to look foolish, you'll never have the possibility of being great.
The foolish and wicked practice of profane cursing and swearing is a vice so mean and low that every person of sense and character detests and despises it.
The prevailing - and foolish - attitude is that a good manager can be a good manager anywhere, with no special knowledge of the production process he's managing. A man with a financial background may know nothing about manufacturing shoes or cars, but he's put in charge anyway.
W. Edwards Deming
Stay hungry, stay foolish.
No man is so foolish but he may sometimes give another good counsel, and no man so wise that he may not easily err if he takes no other counsel than his own. He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.
Hunter S. Thompson
Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish.
Superstition is foolish, childish, primitive and irrational - but how much does it cost you to knock on wood?
There is no refuge from memory and remorse in this world. The spirits of our foolish deeds haunt us, with or without repentance.
I've had tons of bullies who would call me retarded, even on my Facebook page. It's sad and it really hurts. I want to tell people not to use the word. Don't say your friend's retarded when they do something foolish. If you have a disability, keep working hard. Whatever it takes, do it, and don't be mean to people.
The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But the righteous are like carvings upon stone, For their smallest act is durable.
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you want to improve, be content to be thought foolish and stupid.
Dare to wear the foolish clown face.
Surprises are foolish things. The pleasure is not enhanced, and the inconvenience is often considerable.
It would not be foolish to contemplate the possibility of a far greater progress still.
John Maynard Keynes
Education, n.: That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding.
Where ignorance is bliss it's foolish to borrow your neighbor's newspaper.
To contrast national solidarity and international cooperation as two opposites seems foolish to me.
John F. Kennedy
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